The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Server 2003 skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Windows Server 2003 over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Rank 108 86 76
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -10
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2003 172 280 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.31% 3.25% 3.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.34% 10.72% 11.65%
Number of salaries quoted 125 252 268
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £34,678
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -1.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
Windows Server 2003
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Operating Systems Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2062 2612 2678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 27.63% 30.30% 30.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1709 2204 2302
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

Windows Server 2003
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Server 2003 Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Windows Server 2003
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the East of England region.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Trend in the East of England

Windows Server 2003
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 across the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Windows Server 2003 Salary Histogram in the East of England

Windows Server 2003
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2003 within the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -32 56 £39,000 +21.87% 6
Essex -5 53 £50,000 +28.20% 1
Bedfordshire -16 24 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Cambridgeshire -5 22 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Suffolk +11 10 £25,000 -11.50% 1
Norfolk +7 7 £42,500 +54.54% 2
Windows Server 2003
England

Windows Server 2003
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2003.

1 298 (100.00%) Windows
2 207 (69.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 196 (65.77%) Active Directory
4 181 (60.74%) Microsoft
5 158 (53.02%) VMware
6 151 (50.67%) MS Exchange
7 133 (44.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 124 (41.61%) VMware Infrastructure
9 121 (40.60%) Exchange Server 2010
10 111 (37.25%) DNS
10 111 (37.25%) Citrix
11 91 (30.54%) SQL Server
12 89 (29.87%) DHCP
13 84 (28.19%) MS Excel
14 83 (27.85%) Windows 7
15 82 (27.52%) ITIL
16 81 (27.18%) MS Office
16 81 (27.18%) SQL
16 81 (27.18%) Hyper-V
17 77 (25.84%) Exchange Server 2007
18 76 (25.50%) Cisco
19 75 (25.17%) Windows XP
20 73 (24.50%) Exchange Server 2003
21 70 (23.49%) SAN
22 67 (22.48%) Microsoft Certification
23 65 (21.81%) Firewall
24 60 (20.13%) HP
24 60 (20.13%) MCSE
25 58 (19.46%) VPN
26 53 (17.79%) WAN

Windows Server 2003
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region citing Windows Server 2003 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Server 2003. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 151 (50.67%) MS Exchange
2 121 (40.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 77 (25.84%) Exchange Server 2007
4 73 (24.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 42 (14.09%) Exchange Server 2013
6 30 (10.07%) IIS
7 28 (9.40%) SharePoint
8 15 (5.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 15 (5.03%) Lync
9 13 (4.36%) GlassFish
9 13 (4.36%) JBoss
10 12 (4.03%) WebLogic
10 12 (4.03%) Tomcat
10 12 (4.03%) WebSphere
10 12 (4.03%) OpenStack
11 8 (2.68%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (2.35%) IBM Notes
12 7 (2.35%) SharePoint Server
12 7 (2.35%) Exchange Server 5.5
12 7 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 84 (28.19%) MS Excel
2 81 (27.18%) MS Office
3 3 (1.01%) MS Project
3 3 (1.01%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.67%) S-PLUS
4 2 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.34%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.67%) Tridion
1 2 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.67%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 29 (9.73%) Office 365
2 13 (4.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (4.03%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (4.03%) IBM SmartCloud
3 12 (4.03%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.34%) IaaS
5 1 (0.34%) SaaS
5 1 (0.34%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 111 (37.25%) DNS
2 89 (29.87%) DHCP
3 70 (23.49%) SAN
4 65 (21.81%) Firewall
5 58 (19.46%) VPN
6 53 (17.79%) WAN
7 42 (14.09%) TCP/IP
8 41 (13.76%) LAN
9 18 (6.04%) BIG-IP
9 18 (6.04%) VLAN
9 18 (6.04%) iSCSI
10 13 (4.36%) Wireless
11 12 (4.03%) MPLS
12 10 (3.36%) LDAP
13 9 (3.02%) DSL
13 9 (3.02%) Fibre Channel
14 7 (2.35%) Network Security
14 7 (2.35%) PBX
15 6 (2.01%) Internet
15 6 (2.01%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (30.54%) SQL Server
2 25 (8.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (6.71%) Relational Database
4 18 (6.04%) SQL Server 2005
5 16 (5.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 14 (4.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (4.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (3.02%) Oracle Database
8 8 (2.68%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (2.01%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (2.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (2.01%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (1.01%) DTS
10 3 (1.01%) MySQL
11 2 (0.67%) dBASE
11 2 (0.67%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.34%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (4.36%) Subversion
2 12 (4.03%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.34%) MSI
General
1 41 (13.76%) Finance
2 10 (3.36%) Manufacturing
3 9 (3.02%) Law
4 5 (1.68%) Legal
5 4 (1.34%) Advertising
6 3 (1.01%) Retail
7 1 (0.34%) Front Office
7 1 (0.34%) Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (13.42%) Analyst
2 35 (11.74%) Support Engineer
3 27 (9.06%) Support Analyst
3 27 (9.06%) Consultant
4 25 (8.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 23 (7.72%) Administrator
6 20 (6.71%) 3rd Line Support
7 18 (6.04%) Network Engineer
8 17 (5.70%) Desktop Support
8 17 (5.70%) IT Support
9 16 (5.37%) Help Desk Support
10 15 (5.03%) DBA
10 15 (5.03%) Technical Support
10 15 (5.03%) 2nd Line Support
11 14 (4.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 14 (4.70%) Server Engineer
12 13 (4.36%) SQL DBA
13 12 (4.03%) Automation Engineer
14 9 (3.02%) Wintel Consultant
14 9 (3.02%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.36%) .NET
2 4 (1.34%) Web Services
3 2 (0.67%) J2EE
3 2 (0.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.67%) CSS
3 2 (0.67%) HTML
4 1 (0.34%) Classic ASP
4 1 (0.34%) XML
4 1 (0.34%) XSL
4 1 (0.34%) MSMQ
4 1 (0.34%) VXML
4 1 (0.34%) WinForms
4 1 (0.34%) NHibernate
4 1 (0.34%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.34%) jQuery
4 1 (0.34%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 45 (15.10%) Clustering
2 44 (14.77%) Blackberry
3 20 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (3.69%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.02%) Thin Client
5 9 (3.02%) Fat Client
5 9 (3.02%) iPad
6 8 (2.68%) Replication
7 7 (2.35%) BYOD
8 6 (2.01%) PDA
9 5 (1.68%) iPhone
10 4 (1.34%) Private Cloud
11 3 (1.01%) FMCG
11 3 (1.01%) GIS
12 2 (0.67%) Computer Science
12 2 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.67%) Hybrid Cloud
13 1 (0.34%) Xbox
13 1 (0.34%) Visualisation
13 1 (0.34%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 298 (100.00%) Windows
2 207 (69.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 133 (44.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 83 (27.85%) Windows 7
5 75 (25.17%) Windows XP
6 47 (15.77%) Linux
7 39 (13.09%) Windows 8
8 24 (8.05%) Windows Vista
9 22 (7.38%) UNIX
10 14 (4.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (4.03%) Windows 2000 Server
12 9 (3.02%) Windows 2000
13 7 (2.35%) Android
13 7 (2.35%) Mac OS X
14 6 (2.01%) CentOS
15 5 (1.68%) Debian
16 2 (0.67%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.67%) Mac OS
17 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (27.52%) ITIL
2 38 (12.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 30 (10.07%) Migration
4 20 (6.71%) Project Management
5 19 (6.38%) Service Delivery
6 17 (5.70%) Change Management
6 17 (5.70%) Load Balancing
7 15 (5.03%) Problem Management
8 13 (4.36%) Performance Tuning
9 12 (4.03%) Continuous Delivery
9 12 (4.03%) Business Continuity
10 11 (3.69%) Service Management
10 11 (3.69%) Time Management
10 11 (3.69%) High Availability
11 10 (3.36%) Capacity Planning
12 9 (3.02%) Change Control
12 9 (3.02%) CRM
13 8 (2.68%) Performance Management
14 7 (2.35%) Waterfall
14 7 (2.35%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 81 (27.18%) SQL
2 33 (11.07%) PowerShell
3 14 (4.70%) Perl
4 13 (4.36%) Bash Shell
5 12 (4.03%) Korn
6 10 (3.36%) T-SQL
7 8 (2.68%) VBScript
8 4 (1.34%) VB
8 4 (1.34%) Java
9 2 (0.67%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.67%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.67%) Python
10 1 (0.34%) Tcl
10 1 (0.34%) VB6
10 1 (0.34%) C#
10 1 (0.34%) XPath
10 1 (0.34%) PHP
10 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.34%) VBA
Qualifications
1 67 (22.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 60 (20.13%) MCSE
3 39 (13.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 36 (12.08%) MCP
5 20 (6.71%) MCSA
6 19 (6.38%) MCITP
7 18 (6.04%) ITIL Certification
8 15 (5.03%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (5.03%) CCNA
8 15 (5.03%) Degree
9 13 (4.36%) VCP5
10 5 (1.68%) MCTS
11 4 (1.34%) CCNP
12 3 (1.01%) CCA
12 3 (1.01%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (1.01%) MCDST
13 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
13 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.38%) SLA
2 5 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.01%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.67%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.34%) QA
5 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 196 (65.77%) Active Directory
2 124 (41.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 81 (27.18%) Hyper-V
4 45 (15.10%) XenApp
5 40 (13.42%) vSphere
6 39 (13.09%) VMware ESX
7 20 (6.71%) XenDesktop
8 14 (4.70%) VMware ESXi
9 12 (4.03%) vCloud
10 11 (3.69%) Xen
10 11 (3.69%) Terminal Services
11 10 (3.36%) XenServer
12 6 (2.01%) NLBS
13 4 (1.34%) Terminal Server
14 3 (1.01%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 3 (1.01%) VMware Server
15 2 (0.67%) NFS
16 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 1 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
16 1 (0.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 32 (10.74%) Backup Exec
2 16 (5.37%) WSUS
3 14 (4.70%) SCCM
4 12 (4.03%) Puppet
4 12 (4.03%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (4.03%) Ansible
5 6 (2.01%) SCOM
6 4 (1.34%) ARCserve
7 2 (0.67%) Windows Intune
8 1 (0.34%) Opsview
8 1 (0.34%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.34%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.34%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 181 (60.74%) Microsoft
2 158 (53.02%) VMware
3 111 (37.25%) Citrix
4 76 (25.50%) Cisco
5 60 (20.13%) HP
6 30 (10.07%) Symantec
7 27 (9.06%) Apple
8 23 (7.72%) Oracle
9 19 (6.38%) SonicWALL
10 16 (5.37%) Sophos
11 15 (5.03%) IBM
12 13 (4.36%) Intel
12 13 (4.36%) Red Hat
13 12 (4.03%) F5
13 12 (4.03%) SaltStack
14 11 (3.69%) CheckPoint
14 11 (3.69%) Dell
15 10 (3.36%) Brocade
15 10 (3.36%) 3PAR
16 8 (2.68%) Avaya
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Head Start Recruitment
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
TTR UK Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Kelway Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Car (7K) + Bonus (7K) + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 4 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £22k - 25k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Market Contract Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago